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Trump’s budget blueprint cuts close to home

| April 21, 2017
Trump’s budget blueprint cuts close to home

Time for Congress to restore $6 billion in HUD Funding By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) From youth yearning for the time to have their own place, to older Americans hoping to age in place, the need to have a home is a shared concern of consumers of all ages and locales. It’s where children […]

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Fort Wayne Deltas to present ‘Dancing Through the Decades’ on April 29

| April 21, 2017
Fort Wayne Deltas to present ‘Dancing Through the Decades’ on April 29

Courtesy of Delta Sigma Theta FORT WAYNE—Tickets are now on sale for the annual Spring Scholarship Fundraiser on Saturday, April 29 at Cerutti’s Summit Room located on 6601 Innovation Blvd. Attendees are invited to “dress for your favorite decade or come as you are” to experience a 50/50 Raffle, Art Sale and Delta Step Show! […]

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Stop Indiana’s anti-‘ban the box’ legislation

| April 21, 2017
Stop Indiana’s anti-‘ban the box’ legislation

By Barbara Bolling-Williams Special to Frost Illustrated On Tuesday, March 28, 2017, our state legislature passed an anti-ban the box bill, that if signed by the governor, will prohibit Indiana cities and towns from passing ordinances that promote fairness in hiring.  The elimination of a simple box from an employment application levels the hiring field […]

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Spotlight on Raymond H. Merkson, owner of Detroit Detail Locksmith

| April 20, 2017
Spotlight on Raymond H. Merkson, owner of Detroit Detail Locksmith

By Jeanie Summerville      What’s up babies? It pleases me when someone chooses to make Fort Wayne their home that has a good, positive attitude because that’s one thing that help make our community brighter. I say this because this week’s spotlight has done and is doing just that and so, you need to […]

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The love of life

| April 20, 2017
The love of life

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Cyclist critically injured by semi

| April 20, 2017
Cyclist critically injured by semi

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 9:11 p.m., March 27, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a report of an injury accident involving a bicycle and a semi-truck at the intersection of N. Clinton Street and E. State Boulevard. Officers arrived and located an adult male bicyclist who was in serious condition. The male was taken to […]

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Man killed on north side of town in apparent domestic dispute

| April 20, 2017
Man killed on north side of town in apparent domestic dispute

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:07 p.m., April 12,  the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the Ramada Inn located at 305 Washington Center Road Room 117 in reference to a shooting investigation. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located a male adult victim inside the hotel room suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. […]

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Woman critical after I-69 crash

| April 20, 2017
Woman critical after I-69 crash

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:30 p.m., April 10, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a vehicle crash on Interstate I-69 at the 314 mile marker. Witnesses reported a guardrail on the interstate had been struck and was causing a traffic hazard in the roadway. Officers arrived on scene and located a vehicle down […]

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Nine year old struck on ATV

| April 20, 2017
Nine year old struck on ATV

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 6:42 p.m., April 9, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 2500 block of Shady Oak Drive in reference to a personal injury accident involving a child who was struck by a vehicle. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located the nine-year-old child victim. Paramedics provided […]

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Man killed at Fort Wayne strip club

| April 20, 2017
Man killed at Fort Wayne strip club

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:52 a.m., April 9,, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 9439 Lima Road, the Bleu Diamond Showclub, in reference to a shooting. Dispatch received several 911 calls reporting gunshots were fired inside the club. Callers indicated there was at least one shooting victim inside. Officers arrived on scene and […]

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